This is one of my favourite topics for a few years now when speaking with young people in technology in Nigeria. An easy, proven way to succeed is to have a look at those who have a lead on you to see what they are getting right. I believe that Naija tech industry has things to learn from Naija music and movies industries. Nollywood (the Nigerian movie industry) and the Nigerian music industry are favourite…"Lessons Naija Tech can learn from Naija Music and Movies"
I stand in awe, and watch the remains of a shattered kingdom. The young lie lifeless and the older ones are devoid of breath. I shed the tears of old and mourn in my sack cloth, just like the Abrahamic era. There’s no one to call out to, because even the leaders of tomorrow are gone. This is an awful revelation; my spirit is weak and my soul is damaged. The land of my forefathers…"Fiction: Vitiligo"
Dear Pokemon Go creators, You guys are fantastic. You have done an awesome job with Pokemon Go. I am a Nigerian, living in Lagos, ad I have been following the progress of the game since it was released. And boy has it been phenomenal. I hear that you guys have surpassed Twitter in active daily users. That is really brilliant. And you know what? This app is the opposite of traditional games; I realized this…"Letter to Pokemon Go creators"
There’s this hot new thing. Actually, its not that new; it has been a thing since the 80s, but this is a modern version of an old pop culture icon. It is the return of Pokemon, in the brand new mobile game, Pokemon GO. This app is the current craze In the western world, and it is currently topping download charts on both Android and iOS stores. No word yet on whether it has penetrated…"Gotta catch’em all! The game that put the world on the streets"
The famous Nollywood actor Harry Anyanwu has recovered from wounds suffered during a brutal encounter that he had with hoodlums on 11th December, 2015. The popular actor was on his way back from a movie set when he approached a blockade mounted by hoodlums. According to him, they used an axe on his right leg. The actor has recovered from the brutal attack, and is back to filming productions. He took to his Instagram page on…"Actor, Harry Anyanwu, recovers from brutal attack"
Around the world, music lovers are mourning the loss of one of our generations most legendary icons, PRINCE! The next edition of ACCRA LOVES, the themed party inspired by the music of legendary artists and icons, will feature PRINCE. The Accra Loves Prince event will consist of a screening of the semi-autobiographical classic, Purple Rain, followed by cocktails and DJ set featuring Prince hits poolside at Villa Monticello Hotel. “This is the first Accra Loves…"Accra Loves PRINCE: Celebration of a legend"